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Track repairs under way at Stonehaven derailment site

The latest stage in extensive recovery and reinstatement works following the Stonehaven train derailment has now begun.

Published 16 October 2020

Rail services return to Kintore after almost 60 years

The Aberdeenshire town of Kintore has today celebrated the return of rail services after almost 60 years.

Published 15 October 2020

And finally... Network Rail to design concept composite footbridge

The National Composites Centre (NCC) has partnered with Network Rail to investigate, design and build a composite footbridge.

Published 16 September 2020

Video: Work begins to return trains to east of Fife

The first phase of a project to build two new modern accessible stations and a new railway track to enable the return of passenger trains in the east of Fife is set to begin in earnest.

Published 15 September 2020

Milngavie station set for £5m platform improvements

Network Rail will shortly begin a programme of work at Milngavie station to extend the platforms in an investment of over £5 million that aims to deliver greater operational flexibility on the line.

Published 8 September 2020

Feasibility study for building at Ayr Train Station

An independent feasibility study is under way on the building at Ayr Train Station which includes the former station hotel.

Published 24 August 2020

£10m City Deal funding approved for Glasgow’s High Street station revamp

Glasgow City Council has today approved an award of up to £10 million funding from the Glasgow City Region City Deal funding to Transport Scotland for the planned refurbishment of High Street train station.

Published 6 August 2020

Funding for timber rail freight pilot

The Scottish Government has allocated £195,000 to Victa Railfreight to carry out a trial to transport timber by rail in the North of Scotland.

Published 6 August 2020

Waverley Station transformation masterplan concept unveiled

Concept designs for transforming Waverley Station in Edinburgh were unveiled today by Network Rail, the Scottish Government and the City of Edinburgh Council.

Published 4 August 2020

RIBA competition launched to shape Britain’s future railway stations

Network Rail and RIBA Competitions have today launched an international competition to shape the future of Britain’s railway stations.

Published 14 July 2020

Contractor sought for £35m Forth Bridge Experience

Network Rail is seeking a contractor to deliver its Forth Bridge visitor centre and bridge walk experience.

Published 3 July 2020

Network Rail restarts construction projects in Scotland after three-month pause

Network Rail Scotland is restarting work on major construction projects in Scotland following a three-month pause due to the COVID-19 lockdown.

Published 1 July 2020

Morrison Construction to deliver £8m Aberdeen station redevelopment

An £8 million redevelopment of Aberdeen station is to get under way once the current coronavirus restrictions make it safe to do so, ScotRail has announced.

Published 3 June 2020

Arup wins contract on Portobello Junction Enhancement Project

Network Rail has appointed Arup to deliver engineering services for its planned Portobello Junction Enhancement project in Edinburgh to bolster the reliability of services to the Scottish Borders and beyond.

Published 13 May 2020

Osborne+Co lodges £100m mixed-use plan to transform Glasgow’s Met Tower

Property and investment firm Osborne+Co has submitted plans to create a mixed-use development in Glasgow city centre which would include the refurbishment of the Met Tower to create 120,000 sq ft of Grade A office space and a new 260-bed hotel.

Published 8 April 2020